Area lawmen in hour-long chase spanning several cities
The chase at times reached speeds of 90 mph, and a Jefferson County sheriff's deputy wrecked during the pursuit.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Sweet 17: We're in a spin over these Black Friday releases, all linked to Record Store Day
On Nov. 29, indie retailers around the country will offer special releases -- limited editions, live recordings, rare demos and colored vinyl -- intended to share in the hoopla of Black Friday .
Tue Nov 26, 2013
GraBow Outdoors to create community for archers in Fultondale
Brion Bowman and Grady Phillips, who both grew up in Gardendale, always wanted to start a business together.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Morris Fire Department teams with Dollar General for Christmas benefit
Families are encouraged to visit Dollar General between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14 to see Santa.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Gardendale expected to annex Shady Grove Road property for housing development
The city of Gardendale heard the first reading of an ordinance calling for the annexation of a Shady Grove Road property during its meeting Monday.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
As Gardendale prepares to split from Jefferson County schools, one school official reminds...
The negotiations begin, and Jefferson County and Gardendale officials will soon find out it is not as simple as brick and mortar and who keeps the brand new $50 million Gardendale High School.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Mount Olive group seeks annexation for access to proposed Gardendale school system
When Gardendale residents went to the polls Tuesday to decide the fate of a proposed city school by voting on a property tax increase to help fund the system, some of them were reluctant to make a choice without knowing the fate of their friends and neighbors in the Mount Olive community.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Turnout steady in Gardendale for property tax vote to fund city school system
A steady stream of voters continued to file through the Gardendale Civic Center Tuesday afternoon as citizens made their voices heard over the fate of a proposed city school system .
Breakaway school districts are Shakespearean
The new Gardednale High School was completed 4 years ago with a price tag topping $50 million dollars.
Sun Nov 10, 2013
To split or not to split? Gardendale voters to weigh starting own school system with property tax vote
Gardendale voters will decide Tuesday whether to increase property taxes, which ultimately would allow the city to form its own school system - an idea that has drawn mixed opinions.
Thu Nov 07, 2013
Wed Nov 06, 2013
Does Gardendale need its own school district?
As the citizens of Gardendale prepare to go to the polls on November 12 to vote on increasing their property taxes as the next step in the process of forming a new city school district, perhaps a reasonable question to ask is this: "What enables a school district to be in a position to successfully meet the needs of its students?" There are, I ... (more)
Tue Nov 05, 2013
Gardendale election on property tax vote set for Nov. 12
GARDENDALE , Alabama - Next week Gardendale voters will choose whether or not to increase the property tax in the city by 5 mills.